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TAG: Electric Vehicles
March 29, 2012

Hawaii Way Ahead in Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

With the installation of 200 new electric vehicle charging stations in 80 locations across state, Hawaii becomes the nation's leader.
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March 14, 2012

State Expands Electric Vehicle Rebate Program

The State of Hawaii has added another $350,000 to the electric vehicle (EV) Ready Rebate Program and pushed the deadline for participation back to November.
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February 29, 2012

New Network Offers Electric Car Drivers Free Charging

Better Place today announced that it is activating the largest electric car charging network in Hawaii, offering drivers free charging through the end of 2012.
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December 15, 2011

Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance Top Five in Nation

Greentech Media named the Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance (Maui EVA) one of the top five electric vehicle initiatives of the year.
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December 12, 2011

Hawaii Couple First to Receive Mitsubishi 100% Electric Vehicle

A Hawaii couple took delivery today of the first Mitsubishi Motor’s 100% electric vehicle made especially for North America.
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November 22, 2011

Abercrombie Signs $37M Maui-Japan Smart Grid Demo Agreement

State officials joined Governor Neil Abercrombie and New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization President Hideo Hato today in the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the State of Hawaii and NEDO.
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November 09, 2011

First All Electric Rental Cars Come To Maui

The Maui-based Bio-Beetle ECO Car Rental company located in Kahului has expanded its business to include all-electric vehicles.
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September 12, 2011

DOE Awards Maui $300,000 for Electric Vehicle Planning

The Department of Energy has awarded nearly $300,000 to University of Hawaiʻi Maui College to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in Hawaii.
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July 29, 2011

New Commercial Photovoltaic System Could Power 220 Homes

AAAAA Rent-A-Space has begun construction on the largest commercial photovoltaic power generation system on Maui at their storage facility and commercial center in Honokowai.
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July 25, 2011

Deadline for Electric Vehicle Rebates Extended

Hawaii residents can save up to $13,500 by applying for rebates on new electric or hybrid electric/gasoline cars and chargers, and now the state has extended the application deadline to January 31, 2012.
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May 19, 2011

Kihei/Wailea Site of Japan-U.S. Electric Vehicle Smart Grid Demonstration Project

Beginning in 2012, energy partners from the United States and Japan will collaborate on a multimillion dollar smart grid demonstration project in neighborhoods in the Kihei and Wailea areas.
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April 25, 2011

Hawaii First to Get Mitsubishi’s New Electric “i”, $16,000 After Rebates

Come November, a new electric vehicle, priced at $16,000, after state and federal tax rebates, and called the “i”, will begin rolling out statewide from Cutter Mitsubishi in Aiea.
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March 21, 2011

$2.6M Federal Funds Deploy EV Charging Stations Statewide

At the First Hawaiian Bank International Auto Show Friday, the Hawaii State Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s State Energy Office announced the awarding of $2.6 million in federal stimulus funds to six organizations that will accelerate Hawaii’s adoption of electric vehicles (EV).
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December 23, 2010

Congress Suggests Electric Vehicles Are Too Quiet

When most people think of automotive noise they think of loud stereo systems, aftermarket exhausts or the sound of cars zipping on the freeway at highway speeds, but Congress is concerned new cars may be too quiet. A new bill passed by both the House and Senate has called for a new regulation on electric... Read more »
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December 13, 2010

Hydrogen Fuel Stations Coming Soon to Hawaii

General Motors has partnered with The Gas Company, and the Hawaii state government to bring as many as 25 new hydrogen fueling stations to the Hawaiian island of Oahu.  The partnership aims to install the hydrogen infrastructure which would allow vehicles to transcend the island solely on compressed hydrogen gas. Hydrogen powered cars have lost... Read more »
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